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Colorado Law Waivers 29 waivers including the following waiver of serious concern: C.R.S. 22-63-201 Employment – license required – exception Statute Definition  22-1-112 School year – national holidays. The school year shall begin on the first day of July and end

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Has Jeffco Failed to Investigate Charter School Conflicts of Interest?

This short video (5 minutes) describes what has been occurring, and NOT occurring, with Jefferson County Public Schools and the Montessori Peaks Charter Academy conflicts of interest investigation.  

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Lack of Charter School Oversight is No Joke

Lack of Charter School Oversight is No Joke

Question: How many Montessori Peaks Charter Academy Board Members does it take to change a light bulb? Answer: None. They prefer to do their business in the dark… All jokes aside, it is important to remember that when a new

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Unlicensed teachers lead the way for charter schools, but is this the right direction?

Unlicensed teachers lead the way for charter schools, but is this the right direction?

For Colorado charter schools, it is the exception that proves the rule when it comes to requiring licensed teachers. There is no denying the expansion of charter schools in recent years. On average, Colorado charter schools have grown by about

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“Leave your student at home…” Montessori Peaks Academy

What do you do if the schoolyard bullies are actually in charge of the school? An official complaint was recently made to the Board of Directors of Montessori Peaks Academy (MPA) by the concerned parents of a student who attended

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Nepotism at Montessori Peaks Academy?

Nepotism at Montessori Peaks Academy?

At Montessori Peaks Academy, Family Comes First… in the form of Nepotism.  It appears that there have been ongoing violations of the Improper Relationships: Nepotism policy that Jefferson County Public Schools (Jeffco) has adopted to maintain public trust (see policy

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Montessori Peaks Academy

Montessori Peaks Academy

Montessori Peaks Academy This page is dedicated to understanding the problems and issues facing Montessori Peaks Academy. If you have come here looking for help because you have experienced problems at MPA, rest assured you are not alone. Please contact us

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